Oral Questions

Week beginning Monday 24 April 2017

Wednesday 26 April 2017

The Earl of Clancarty to ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they intend to take to encourage the study of design subjects in schools.Lord Nash (Department for Education). 

Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb to ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they intend to refine the definition of domestic extremism, in order to enable the police to focus on those involved in terrorism and serious crime. Baroness Williams of Trafford (Home Office). 

Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale to ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they plan to take to deliver the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development by 2030. Lord Bates (Department for International Development). 

Baroness Barker to ask HMG what action they are planning to take in response to reports of the persecution and detention of LGBT citizens in Chechnya. Baroness Anelay of St Johns (Foreign and Commonwealth Office).

Thursday 27 April 2017

Baroness Couttie to ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the commitment made by the Secretary of State for Transport on 26 May 2016 to regulate pedicab drivers, when the necessary legislation will be brought forward. Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Department for Transport). 

Baroness Manzoor to ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to ensure that electronic patient records are available to healthcare professionals on a national basis, with appropriate safeguards and patient consent. Lord O'Shaughnessy (Department of Health).

Lord Shinkwin to ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have held with central London boroughs about disseminating best practice in the provision of parking spaces, specifically for disabled people who live and work in central London. Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Department for Transport).

Lord Alton of Liverpool to ask HMG what evaluation they have made of the risks to world peace posed by the situation in North Korea. Lady Anelay (Foreign and Commonwealth Office).

Week beginning Monday 24 April 2017

Wednesday 26 April 2017



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